Product Selection and Configuration

Identify the Most Effective Products for Your Application

Rockwell Automation on Aug. 16, 2017 in Cleveland, OH.

We offer many product selection and configuration tools that can help you choose and configure the right industrial products. These tools are available online so you can access information while in the office or on the plant floor.

Product Selection Tools

Use these product selection tools to help you select the right products and develop a bill of materials for your application:

  • ProposalWorks — Build complete quotes based on detailed product information
  • Procurement Specifications — Find product specification including communication options, ratings, and certifications
  • Online Product Directory — Search and filter our library of Allen-Bradley products
  • Sensor Selection Tool — Select your sensor by industry and application
  • I/O Wizard – Choose the I/O that suits your application requirements

Control Systems Configuration Tools

Design and develop your industrial control system with a variety of configuration tools:

  • Development Accelerator Toolkits – Access resources such as sample code, application logic, preconfigured faceplates, and auto-CAD drawings for various industries and applications
  • Integrated Architecture Builder – Configure your Logix-based control systems and process automation systems and select the appropriate hardware needed to build your architecture
  • System Configuration Drawings - View commonly used system-level configuration drawings to help you determine what size system you need to build

Safety Systems Configuration Tools

Pre-engineered Safety Functions

Our Safety Systems Configuration Tools provide guidance for a specific safety function based on functional requirement, equipment selection, and performance level requirement.

Power and Motions Systems

Simplify the design and development of your power and motion systems with a variety of tools and resources.


Design your CENTERLINE® MCC line up and generate a layout drawing, single-line diagram and typical schematic drawings customized to your project requirements. Log in required.

IntelliCENTER Savings Calculator

Use our IntelliCENTER® Savings Calculator to display the cost savings of using intelligent integrated power and automation solutions for your application needs.

Motion Analyzer

Size and select your motion control system with this web-based tool to help design and validate new machine concepts without purchasing or installing physical equipment.

MCS Star for Starters

MCS™ Star is a powerful digital design tool and configurator for our 141A busbar product portfolio. MCS Star helps design power distribution systems up to 65kA SCCR for breakers, starters, fuses, SMCs, and drives.

Global Short-Circuit Current Ratings (SCCR) Tool

Our Global Short-circuit Current Ratings (SCCR) Tool provides coordinated high-fault branch circuit solutions for motor starters, soft-starters, and component drives.

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